Clinical Neuroscience

[Life events as risk factors in stroke]

MEDE Lilla1, JÓRI Adrien1, FAZEKAS Gábor1, FAZEKAS András1

JULY 20, 1993

Clinical Neuroscience - 1993;46(07-08)

[This preliminary study focused on whether there is any direct correlation betwen Life Events (LE) and stroke; and, additionally thethar hare is a temporal connection between stroke and LE. The number of LE in the stroke-group (21 persons) and that of the controls (21 persons) was not significantly different. In the 6-12 months prior to stroke the LE were significantly higher in the stroke-group than in the control group. The cerebrovascular patients proved to be „untrained" regarding stress. The role of Type A Personality (TABP) in the development of stroke was evaluated as well; it servad as a control for earlier observations.]

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